#### Cuisenaire rods in ELT — 5 comments

: Cuisenaire rods are one of those classroom tools that people on training courses often ask me about. … more →

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#### Cuisenaire Rods and paper money - grapheme-colour synaesthesia and nostalgia all at the same time

: Someone shared a photo of those colored wooden rods which were used to teach maths in primary school … more →

Tags: Math

#### Teaching past simple vs present perfect simple with Cuisenaire rods - a sample lesson and reflection — 7 comments

: Last night, I was looking for a way to liven up a lesson the next day on that good ol’ grammar … more →

#### what can you see?

: This shows the proportional relationship between 3 entities without specifying number. The ‘wavefunc … more →

#### this method — 4 comments

: “This method is not something to be learnt by heart and then reproduced; you will learn by usi … more →

: Mushroom is rapidly nearing the end of Miquon.  I predict he’ll be finished with Purple within … more →

#### Grade 3/4 Fraction Action — 1 comment

: Recently, I was invited into three Grade 3/4 classrooms to introduce fractions. Cuisenaire rods give … more →

#### I Would if I Could, but I Can't, So I Won't...It's All Rods & Poles For Me

: Does anyone remember learning mathematics using Cuisenaire rods? I enjoyed playing with these pretty … more →

#### Great Maths Resources

: 5 Great Maths Resources that you can’t live without 1.       Glass Beads Your most useful and cost-e … more →

#### New Resource! Mastering the Facts - Subtraction — 1 comment

: You know, some people holiday over the summer.  Me, I seem to write teacher resources.  :o) I am ver … more →

#### 1 Maths Survivor: — 1 comment

:   Challenge 1: The Great Maths Scavenger Hunt  ……………… … more →

#### Miquon and Cuisenaire Love — 2 comments

: After using a hodgepodge of half a dozen things for math this year, Mushroom has settled into a regi … more →

#### Hmm, Dogme? Very young learners? — 18 comments

: What am I thinking about at the moment? A quick glance at the previous posts list on my blog would s … more →

#### Cuisenaire rods ROCK. — 4 comments

: Here are some of my favourite Cuisenaire rod tasks for elementary.  There are so many cool things to … more →

#### Multiplying Our Interest in Math — 1 comment

: It’s been a little while since I’ve updated you on Mira’s math progress.  We … more →

#### For the Love of the Rods — 2 comments

: I’m thinking I need to create a bumper sticker for my car.  Something along the lines of this: … more →

#### 12 Ways to Get to 11 — 2 comments

: We’re eclectic over here so even though our curriculum approach is classical we do pull from o … more →

#### Gobbling Gator- A Greater Than / Less Than Game — 2 comments

: For last Friday’s Math-Play-Day I introduced the greater than/less than symbols to Mira. I mad … more →

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